My Name is Sara is an american financed full service film completely developed, shot and postproduced in Poland by Watchout Studio.
My Name is Sara is based on true story of Sara Guralnick, a 13-year old Polish Jew, whose entire family was killed by the Nazi death squads. After an exhausting escape, she reaches a small Ukrainian village where she has to hide her religion and identity in order to save her life. Sara is hired by an Ukrainian couple and gets entangled in their marital conflicts and ultimately burdens herself with even more secrets on top of the greatest one she struggles to protect: her own true identity.
In theaters 2019.
Director – Steven Oritt
DOP – Marian Prokop
Production Designer – Marek Zawierucha
Screenplay – David Himmelstein
Producer – Steven Oritt, Justyna Pawlak
Executive Producer – Andy Intrater, Mickey Shapiro
Costumes – Emilia Czartoryska
Make-up – Janusz Kaleja